Hospital Outlines: Sketches and Portraits.

Reading experience

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Hospital Outlines: Sketches and Portraits.

Reading experience
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Evidence

"Will you allow me to recommend you the accompanying sonnets? They are by Mr Henley, who wrote the “Hospital Outlines” in this month’s ""Cornhill"" − poems which have made a great sensation here, where the portraits are easily recognized; and though these have not the same extrinsic interest, they seem to me better as workmanship and more agreeable altogether. Henley is a singularly fine fellow, whose constancy under great trouble is as remarkable as his verse. Let me add that he is not the richest person in the world, so (should these sonnets suit you for the magazine) an early publication will be of great service to him."

Source

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879

Text being read

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Aged 25 [Experience in 1875, born in 1850]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
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Notes
For RLS’s reading experiences of of “Hospital Outlines” see also Letter 390 and ID =20134.

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/77404
Accessed on 2019/10/23 09:15:34

Related place
Scotland
Related people
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Related text or manuscript
The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
Related place
Scotland
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Hospital Outlines: Sketches and Portraits.

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-20689

Evidence

"Will you allow me to recommend you the accompanying sonnets? They are by Mr Henley, who wrote the “Hospital Outlines” in this month’s ""Cornhill"" &#8722; poems which have made a great sensation here, where the portraits are easily recognized; and though these have not the same extrinsic interest, they seem to me better as workmanship and more agreeable altogether. Henley is a singularly fine fellow, whose constancy under great trouble is as remarkable as his verse. Let me add that he is not the richest person in the world, so (should these sonnets suit you for the magazine) an early publication will be of great service to him."

Source

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879

Text being read

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TST4
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TFO27
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TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Aged 25 [Experience in 1875, born in 1850]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
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Time of Reading Experience
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Place of reading experience
Scotland
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
For RLS’s reading experiences of of “Hospital Outlines” see also Letter 390 and ID =20134.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/77404
Accessed on 2019/10/23 09:15:34

Related place
Scotland
Related people
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Related text or manuscript
The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
Related place
Scotland
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